Advanced Manufacturing Technique Extended Diploma BTEC Level 3

Level 1 Diploma
Course Location


Trafford College


Stretford Campus

Course Overview

This course is aimed at students who would like to work in a range of roles in the Engineering & Manufacturing sector. This course provides the opportunity for you to develop knowledge and skills in the design, development, manufacture and maintenance of engineering products and systems. This qualification could lead to employment in a number of sectors including Automatic Manufacturing, Maintenance Engineering or Machining.

Further Details


College 16-18

Course Start Date


Course Duration




5 GCSE’s grades 4 or above including English. Maths at grade 5 or above.
Communications for Technicians
Fabrication Process and Technology
Further Mechanical Principles and Applications
Electro, Pneumatic and Hydraulic Systems and Devices
Further Mathematics for Engineering Technicians
Engineering Project
Health & Safety
3 Phase Motors
Mechancial Principles
Electrical/Electronic Principles

After successful completion of this course you may go on to Higher Education or into a specialist area of employment.

You will complete projects and assignments based on realistic workplace situations, activities and demands. All the units are assessed by course assignments, which meet grading criteria for Pass, Merit and Distinction.

This further education course is free for all 16-18 year olds who are a resident in the UK and the European Economic Area or have been for the last 3 years. You must be under 19 years old on 31st August in the calendar year you start your course.

19+ learners, please contact the Customer Services team on 0161 886 7070 for course and fee information.

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